Report: Islamic State threaten 'surprises in Egypt'



Egyptian paper Al Masry Al Youm reports that members of the Islamic State (formerly ISIS) have taken to social media to threaten "surprises in Egypt" and have called on members of the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist factions to join the group.


In wake of the threats, senior officials at the Egyptian Interior Ministry said Egypt is closely monitoring the group's activities in the country and a ready to deal "with any challenge they pose."